Columbia Lake 22 Hooded Lightweight Jacket

To the Test: Columbia Lake 22 Hooded Lightweight Jacket

Summer is coming, and hopefully, that means we can swap to our lightweight jackets! The Columbia Lake 22 Hooded Lightweight Jacket is just what we need.
hiking boot buying guide (1)

Hiking Boots: The Essential Guide to Getting the Perfect Fit

Leather vs. fabric hiking boots? Men’s vs women’s specific hiking boots? Choosing the right hiking boot can be a minefield.

7 of the Best Runmute Backpacks

Whether you are a regular runmuter (someone who runs to work) or a recent convert, you'll know that the core of a good run is a comfortable backpack!
Salomon Drifter Mid Hoodie (1)

To the Test: The Salomon Drifter Mid Hoodie

Offering two very different jackets in one lightweight package, we put the Salomon Drifter Hoodie to the test and it came up trumps.
MSR Trailshot

To the Test: MSR TrailShot Pocket-Sized Water Filter

We take a closer look at the MSR TrailShot™ Pocket-Sized Water Filter to find out if the nifty little device is all it's cracked up to be.
MSR Reactor Stove

To the Test: MSR Reactor Stove

We take a closer look at the MSR Reactor Stove to see if it really is 'the fastest and most fuel efficient stove' on the market.
MSR Tent

To the Test: MSR Elixir 2 Backpacking Tent

We put the MSR Elixir™ 2 Backpacking Tent to the test to see how quick it was to assemble, if it could really fit two people and to take a closer look at its many features.
MSR Treo Chair

To the Test: MSR Treo™ Chair

We take a closer look at Treo™ Chair from MSR to see if it is truly as handy as everyone says it is. And we were not disappointed.
Patagonia Cloud Ridge Waterproof Jacket (3)

To the Test: Patagonia Cloud Ridge Jacket

Made for wet, humid climates, the Patagonia Cloud Ridge Jacket proved to be a perfect companion for the changeable Irish weather. 
Rab Firewall Waterproof Jacket II (1)

To the Test: Rab Firewall Jacket

In the market for a robust, breathable waterproof jacket? We put old-time favourite, the Rab Firewall Jacket to the test and it came up trumps.